FirstLight Power

  • Massachusetts, USA

FirstLight is a leading clean power producer and energy storage company with a portfolio that includes nearly 1.4GW of pumped-hydro storage (including Northfield Mountain, the largest energy storage facility in New England), battery storage, hydroelectric generation, and solar generation—the largest clean energy generation portfolio operating in New England today. We have ~140 employees based in Massachusetts and Connecticut, and the corporate headquarters are in Burlington, MA.

Our mission and vision is to accelerate the decarbonization of the electric grid by owning, operating, and integrating large-scale renewable energy and storage assets to meet the region’s growing clean energy needs and to deliver an electric system that is clean, reliable, affordable, and equitable.

Building upon our industry-leading experience in operating large-scale renewable energy and storage assets, and top-tier sponsors at one of the largest Canadian pension funds that is leading in corporate ESG and inclusive growth, FirstLight’s vision and commitment to leading the energy industry transformation makes us uniquely positioned to navigate rapidly evolving market conditions and grow our portfolio in New England and other US markets in the years ahead.

Nov 24, 2021
Full time role
FirstLight Power
Position We are looking for a  NERC CIP Advisor / Engineer  to join our Compliance team at our Northfield, MA office. The NERC CIP Advisor / Engineer is responsible for completing compliance tasks including documentation of CIP-related activities for FirstLight assets. This individual also provides coordination in managing and developing programs and processes to monitor and implement risk-based compliance with NERC CIP requirements, and supports the delivery of training related to risk-based compliance monitoring. Key Responsibilities Include: Develop and manage monitoring and oversight activities, including associated project plans and test procedures, to develop high quality oversight programs and processes to support NERC’s risk-based compliance monitoring and CIP enforcement program. Execute, control, and proactively manage project schedules, including risk identification, risk mitigation, and change management. Perform and track required...
Nov 24, 2021
Full time role
FirstLight Power
Position If you have a passion for health, safety, and environmental compliance and are looking to join a company who is leading the charge to decarbonize the electricity grid in New England, we’d love to have you join our amazing and dedicated team at FirstLight! Reporting to the Health, Safety, and Environmental (HS&E) Manager, this position is responsible for providing HS&E leadership and technical support to ten Hydro South stations and one kerosene fired peaker. The position builds and maintains trust and confidence with the Hydro South operation team and inspires change through comprehensive risk assessments, data analysis, and coaching. Supports local staff and management to achieve environmental, health and safety compliance requirements. Works with the HS&E Manager to develop and implement HS&E initiatives for FirstLight. Key Responsibilities Include: Ensure the facilities are in compliance with applicable regulatory areas from OSHA,...
Nov 24, 2021
Full time role
FirstLight Power Burlington, MA, USA
Position FirstLight Power (“FirstLight”), the largest clean energy provider in ISO New England today, is seeking a Manager of Project Development to support the company’s next phase of growth by leading the origination, management, and delivery of clean energy development projects. The company is focused on finding candidates with experience, passion and energy to be a driving force in FirstLight’s evolution from large clean power IPP to a company that will design, create and deliver integrated solutions to meet the clean energy needs of tomorrow. FirstLight seeks a Manager of Project Development to lead its efforts to grow its development pipeline of solar, storage and other clean energy projects, including managing partnerships with third-party developers. Primary targeted technologies will be solar PV and lithium-ion storage, but the role will be encouraged to bring imagination and out-of-the-box ideas to the FirstLight management team. The ideal...